Category Archives: Sights

THE JOHN LENNON WALL

The legendary John Lennon Wall in Prague is a top tourist attraction and a fantastic photo opportunity. Situated in Mala Strana, this historic wall has been filled with John Lennon-inspired graffiti and a collection of lyrics from Beatles’ songs since the 1980’s. The wall is an incredibly ‘cool’ place to visit for any music fan, and also comes with a rather interesting historical background…

The wall first became a political canvas in 1948, when people began challenging the communist takeover by covering the wall in protest phrases and symbols.Read more...

CHRISTMAS IN PRAGUE

One of the most exciting times of year to travel to Prague is Christmas, when the city transforms into a magical wonderland of festive joy, with Christmas markets galore serving hearty food and local beverages. Christmas in Prague traditionally starts following the Feast of Mikulas on December 6th, however you will see twinkly lights appearing all over the city around mid November.

Prague at Christmas is a special place, its when the shop windows are bright with sparkling lights, and big, beautiful Christmas trees adorning the town squares.… Read more...

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Mariánské Lázně (Marienbad) SPA

Mariánské Lázně, or Marienbad as it is known, is a spa town in the Carlsbad Region of the Czech Republic, surrounded by beautiful green mountains boasting extravagant hotels and churches, with beautiful gardens running between them.

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The town, which is just a two-hour drive from Prague, is famous for its world-class spa treatments which are based on the use of natural mineral springs, which are the source of natural water containing carbonic and ferric acid. A visit to the Mariánské Lázně spa is a sure way to add some relaxation to your travels, make sure you book in advance as it is very popular!Read more...